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Healing painful times through music therapy

  • May 6, 2014 at 4:44PM

Musicians perform and play for various reasons. Some do it to entertain, others for self enjoyment. For Carole Glenn and Judy Friesem, music is a healing art, and it’s something that they do regularly. Both women work for Hospice of Kitsap County part-time, offering up soothing tunes to the dying — a job some musicians would find too challenging.

Retired florist brightens up Bremerton

  • May 7, 2014 at 1:50PM

Gordon Andrews lives just a couple of blocks from the Norm Dicks Government Center in downtown Bremerton and he couldn’t be a better neighbor. For the past few years, thanks to Andrews, the building’s spacious lobby has come alive with splashes of color. A rotating exhibit of his large-scale floral arrangements sits on the reception desk, catching the eyes of folks working in the building or just passing through to get a permit, find housing help or attend a meeting.

More Kitsap residents living in poverty, report shows

  • May 7, 2014 at 2:13PM

Findings in the 2014 Kitsap County Public Health District’s Core Public Health Indicators report were released Tuesday

The Trails at Silverdale expected to break ground in June

  • May 7, 2014 at 2:24PM

A park-like atmosphere, with a water fountain, outdoor fire pits and places to just sit and enjoy nature are planned

Elaine Turso Photography finds a new home

  • May 8, 2014 at 10:00AM

Now, she’s across the street at 286 Fourth Street, Suite 201, above the Bremerton Chamber of Commerce office.

They could be our girls

  • May 8, 2014 at 12:00PM

Many days have passed since the kidnapping, and the U.S. has finally issued a statement.

Man survives watery crash into Sinclair Inlet

  • May 8, 2014 at 1:00PM updated May 9, 2014 at 9:32AM

The driver of a white Cadilac was pulled from his car after it was submerged in the water off Bachman Park shortly after 10 a.m. this morning and given cardiopulmonary resuscitation. The man survived and is being treated at Harrison Hospital in Bremerton.

Silverdale Library to be the topic at CKCC meeting

  • May 8, 2014 at 2:39PM

The CKCC will meet May 15 at the Central Kitsap Fire District administrative building

Community Briefs

  • May 8, 2014 at 2:00PM

Here's what's up in and around Central Kitsap and Bremerton

Goodbye MSP, hello Common Core

  • May 8, 2014 at 7:00PM

The Common Core Standards are not the perfect solution to standardized testing

They could be our girls

  • May 9, 2014 at 9:00AM

Many days have passed since the kidnapping, and the U.S. has finally issued a statement.

She’s dedicated her career to helping others

  • May 9, 2014 at 9:00AM

After 20 years as executive director at the Kitsap YWCA, Linda Joyce has decided to retire

Closure of Tracyton Fire Station expected

  • May 9, 2014 at 9:50AM

The item is on the agenda for the meeting which begins at 4 p.m. at the administration building, 5300 NW Newberry Hill Road in Silverdale.

Tracyton Dock ceremony re-scheduled

  • May 9, 2014 at 10:00AM

The dedication of a bench and improvements to the Tracyton boat dock will be June 7 at 1 p.m.

Bremerton fire chief says EMS levy is critical

  • May 9, 2014 at 12:35PM

The Bremerton City Council voted this week to place a six-year emergency medical services (EMS) levy on the Aug. 5 ballot.

Armin Jahr fire was likely arson

  • May 9, 2014 at 12:47PM

Bremerton School District Superintendent Aaron Leavell says an April 12 portable fire at Armin Jahr Elementary was the result of arson.

Kitsap 9/11 Memorial is not ADA accessible

  • May 9, 2014 at 12:50PM

The City of Bremerton recently put up a sign at the Kitsap 9/11 Memorial at Evergreen Park warning those in wheelchairs, or those who have other accessibility issues, to use caution when maneuvering the twisting path leading to steel beams from the World Trade Center.

Mobile masseuse gives healing touch to dogs

  • May 10, 2014 at 9:00AM

Her weekly clientele appointments vary, but do include a mix of both humans and pets

Filing week starts today

  • May 12, 2014 at 12:05PM

More than 20 have signed up to run for local, county, state and national office

Public defender Tina Robinson running for Kitsap County Prosecutor

  • May 13, 2014 at 1:22PM

Local attorney Tina Robinson, who works as a public defender and prefers the Republican Party, today filed as a candidate for the office of Kitsap County Prosecutor. Robinson will be only the second challenger that Kitsap County Prosecutor Russ Hauge has faced in his 20-year tenure.

Fire district looking at raises for management

  • May 14, 2014 at 3:03PM

Raises ranging from 5 to 10 percent are being proposed by Fire Chief Scott Weninger

A week later, man from crash still in intensive care

  • May 14, 2014 at 3:37PM

The man suffered a medical emergency and lost control of his vehicle ending up in Sinclair Inlet at the end of Trenton Avenue.

Spring means kittens, kittens, kittens

  • May 14, 2014 at 3:31PM

If this year is anything like previous years, there’ll be crates and cages just about everywhere

It’s a special day on the farm for ‘Corey’s kids’

  • May 14, 2014 at 3:12PM

The event is for special needs children who may not otherwise be able to participate in field trips

After Oso: the passion for public service will continue

  • May 15, 2014 at 9:00AM

Time and again, even in our nation’s toughest moments, Americans have come together to extend a helping hand to those in need

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